Extra-Curricular Activities | Cargilfield : Scotland's First Prep School

Extra-Curricular Activities

There is a host of activities available at Cargilfield. There is something for everyone to choose from and we aim to develop children with a wide range of interests.

Extra-Curricular Activities

Rugby, Netball, Hockey, Cricket, Rounders, Tennis and Athletics make up the main part of the games programme and a wide variety of clubs and activities are organised in addition. These include  Skiing and Snowboarding, Kayaking, Sailing, Fencing, Judo, Archery, Swimming, Golf, Climbing, Shooting, Highland Dance, Jewellery Making, Mountain Biking, Debating, Drama, Fly Tying, Pottery, Cookery, Journalism, Music Composition, Computer Coding and Chess.

There is a very active Music Department: a thriving Pipe Band; a range of smaller music groups including Wind, Strings, Brass, Guitar, Flute and Harp that meet each week. There is both a Chapel Choir and a Junior Choir

There are extra Art clubs at every break and every evening, to offer opportunities for enthusiastic younger artists as well as potential Art Scholars at the top end of the school.


Please click on the link below for a taste of what is on offer on a typical evening here at Cargilfield.





Most year groups will put on a play each year but there is also an active drama club in the evening that allows more enthusiastic performers to be involved more regularly.

There are adventurous training camps for each year group throughout the year to build upon a strong culture of outdoor education within the school.


Click on the link below for a list of what is on offer here at Cargilfield in the evenings and throughout the day.  Over 80 clubs on offer, and something to appeal to all interests.

Activities Aut 2016


Extra-Curricular Activities